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Allied Health Professionals NHS Library Guide

This is a resource guide for Allied Health Professionals working for St George's University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.

Evidence-Based Healthcare

Resources

The following resources feature local (UK) and global guidance information

The following resources can be used to source general and medical images and multimedia.

When using images from the internet it is important to check copyright permissions, licensing and terms of use associated with the work. The following sources feature copyright cleared or Creative Commons licensed images, please ensure that acknowledgment or credit to the content creator is given and/or attribution of the source where required. If in doubt always assume that all images online are protected by copyright unless there is evidence to the contrary.

More information can be found at  Best practices for attribution and The BIPP Guide to Using Images

The following sites contain photos which can be used for free under a CC0 licence. You may use them for commercial and non-commercial purposes. You do not need to ask permission from or provide credit to the photographer or the website

Disclaimer: The information provided in this guide is intended as general guidance to copyright issues when using images from the web. The authors assume no responsibility or liability for any errors or omissions in the content of this guide.

 

UK

Department of Health https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/department-of-health/about/statistics

Hospital Episode Statistics (HES)

https://digital.nhs.uk/data-and-information/data-tools-and-services/data-services/hospital-episode-statistics
National archive https://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/
Health and Social Care Information Centre https://www.hscic.gov.uk/pubs/calendar
Office of Health Economics

https://www.ohe.org/health-statistics.cfm

Office of National Statistics (ONS)

www.ons.gov.uk

Nuffield Trust

http://www.nuffieldtrust.org.uk/nhs-numbers

British Heart Foundation www.heartstats.org
Cancer Research UK http://www.cancerresearchuk.org/health-professional/data-and-statistics
NHS Digital https://digital.nhs.uk/
NHS England

http://www.england.nhs.uk/statistics/

Public Health England https://www.gov.uk/government/statistics?departments%5B%5D=public-health-england
King's Fund https://www.kingsfund.org.uk/
Trauma Audit & Research Network  https://www.tarn.ac.uk/
The Health Foundation http://www.health.org.uk/

International & Global

Global Health Facts

http://kff.org/global-health-policy/

OECD http://www.oecd.org/statistics/
United Nations http://unstats.un.org/unsd/
WHO http://www.who.int/gho/en/
CDC http://www.cdc.gov/DataStatistics/

Detailed information and additional resources can be found in our specialist Quality Improvement guide.